Government 2.0: Using Technology to Improve Education, Cut Red Tape, Reduce Gridlock, and Enhance Democracy
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BeschreibungPublished in cooperation with the Manhattan Institute, "Government 2.0" explores using technology to improve education, cut red tape, reduce gridlock, and enhance democracy.
InhaltsverzeichnisPart 1 Part I: Serving the Twenty-first Century Citizen Chapter 2 "MyGov:" Building a Citizen-Centered Government Chapter 3 Knocking Down Walls and Building Bridges Part 4 Part II: Information Age Approaches to Pressing Problems Chapter 5 The Infinite Classroom Chapter 6 Wired Roads Chapter 7 G2B: The eGov Invisible Hand Part 8 Part III: Digital Democracy Chapter 9 The Transparent State Chapter 10 The Electronic Advocate: Citizenry Online Chapter 11 Campaigns and Elections on the Web Part 12 Part IV: Breaking through the Barriers Chapter 13 Solving the Privacy and Security Riddle Chapter 14 Cyber Defense Chapter 15 Overcoming Hidden Hurdles
PortraitWilliam D. Eggers is senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and global director for Deloitte Research, Public Sector in Washington, D.C. He is the coauthor of Revolution at the Roots: Making Our Government Smaller, Better, and Closer to Home (1995), which won the Sir Anthony Fisher International Memorial Award, and Governing by Network The New Shape of the Public Sector (2004), winner of the 2005 Louis Brownlow Book Award. He splits his time between Austin, Texas and the Washington, D.C. area.
PressestimmenBill Eggers effectively identifies that democracy in America today is increasingly being played out by everyday citizens in front of computer screens. He shows that political leaders can be in constructive two-way conversations with their constituents if they understand the dynamics of today's technologies.--R. T. Rybak, Mayor of Minneapolis
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD PUBL GROU
Erscheinungsdatum: Januar 2005
Seitenanzahl: 310 Seiten